artist: Adrian van Arkel (Dutch 1924–2006)
dimensions: 33 x 48 cm (framed size)
signed and numbered 105/350
presented in its original frame
AU$525 (approx US $365 / 320 EUROS / 38,000 yen - for exact current value visit xe.com)
Adrian van Arkel was born in Leiden, The Netherlands, in 1924. He moved to Sweden in 1953. He was a Dutch painter and printmaker.
Van Arkel studied at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague, the Académie Frochot, Paris and the Royal Institute of Art (Kungliga Konsthögskolan) in Stockholm - under Swedish artists Bror Hjort and Lennart Rodhe. He undertook painting trips to Greece, France, Spain and Mexico.
His work is represented in the collection of Stockholm County Council.
Adrian van Arkel passed away in 2006, aged 82.